Meet the Chamber Staff

Executive Office

Gary L. Toebben
President & CEO
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Phone: 213.580.7525
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Ellie Ramseyer
Executive Assistant/Corporate Secretary
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Phone: 213.580.7596
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Membership

David Eads
Executive Vice President & COO
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Phone: 213.580.7546
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Events Department

Michelle Attebery
Director, Events
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Phone: 213.580.7585
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Tannis Siefert
Coordinator, Events
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Phone: 213.580.7548
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Membership Development Department

Lee Ligons
Vice President, Business Development
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Phone: 213.580.7523
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Holly Bachman
Membership Representative
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Phone: 213.580.7560
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Jennifer St. John
Membership Representative
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Phone: 213.580.7534
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Member Services Department

Pat Clark
Director, Membership
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Phone: 213.580.7595
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Catalina Aldridge
Coordinator, Small Business Programs & Services
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Phone: 213.580.7590
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Hilda G. Mesta
Assistant, Membership Administration & Room Reservations
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Phone: 213.580.7517
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Glendy Morales
Coordinator, First Impressions & Member Services
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Phone: 213.580.7592
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Brenda Valiente
Coordinator, Membership Programs
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Phone: 213.580.7559
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Public Policy

Ruben Gonzalez
Senior Vice President, Public Policy & Political Affairs
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Phone: 213.580.7568
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Samantha Beasley
Manager, Public Policy
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Phone: 213.580.7558
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Sonia Campos-Rivera
Director, Education Policy & Public Affairs
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Phone: 213.580.7538
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Luis Barrera Casta˝ˇn
Manager, Education Policy & Programs
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Phone: 213.580.7564
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Maribel Flores
Coordinator, Public Policy
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Phone: 213.580.7571
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Tina Hossain
Senior Manager, Public Policy
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Phone: 213.580.7531
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Frank Lopez
Director, Public Policy
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Phone: 213.580.7573
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Candace Nafissi
Manager, Education & Policy
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Phone: 213.580.7598
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Innovation & Emerging Technologies

Sean Arian
Vice President, Innovation & Emerging Technologies
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Phone: 213.737.8379
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Linda Bidrossian
Director, Bixel Exchange
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Phone: 213.580.7584
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Global Initiatives

Carlos J. Valderrama
Senior Vice President, Global Initiatives
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Phone: 213.580.7570
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Aaron Borboa
Coordinator, Global Initiatives
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Phone: 213.580.7583
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Jasmin Sakai-Gonzalez
Senior Manager, Global Initiatives
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Phone: 213.580.7569
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Education & Workforce Development

David Rattray
Senior Vice President, Education & Workforce Development
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Phone: 213.580.7515
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Kimberly Balderrama
Coordinator, Education Programs
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Phone: 213.580.7505
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Alysia Bell
Director, Education Business Coalition
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Phone: 213.580.7535
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Erika Borg
Vice President, Strategic Partnerships
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Phone: 213.580.7567
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Susan Cannon
Manager, Interactive Education Communications & Data
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Phone: 562.458.9372
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Geraldine Contreras-Jaimerena
Manager, Business Education Partnerships
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Phone: 213.580.7553
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Aranzasu De La O
Manager, L.A. Compact
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Phone: 213.580.7572
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Carmen Gomez
Assistant, Education Administration
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Phone: 213.580.7513
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Bridget Netter
Director, Business Education Partnerships
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Phone: 213.580.7576
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Maria Dolores Nieto
Director, Education & Workforce Development
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Phone: 213.580.7599
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Natalie Pitman
Office Coordinator, Education & Workforce Development
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Phone: 213.580.7550
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Fran Ramirez
Process Coach
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Phone: 818.219.9643
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Kelly Reynolds
Coordinator, Education & Workforce Development Programs
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Phone: 213.580.7549
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Analidia Ruiz
Coordinator, Education Programs & Development
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Phone: 213.580.7551
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Alma Salazar
Vice President, Education & Workforce Development
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Phone: 213.580.7566
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Paola Santana
Senior Manager, Education and Workforce Development
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Phone: 213.580.7586
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Carrie Shapton
Senior Manager, L.A. Compact
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Phone: 213.580.7591
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Larry Tash
Process Coach
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Phone: 818.917.7571
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Southern California Leadership Network

Leadership L.A. and Leadership Southern California

Nancy Olson
Vice President, Leadership Programs and Executive Director, SCLN
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Phone: 213.580.7577
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Jeremy Foreman
Senior Manager, SCLN Programs
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Phone: 213.580.7526
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Hadia Kabir
Manager, SCLN Communications, Events & Alumni Engagement
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Phone: 213.580.7524
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Blanca Zarate
Coordinator, SCLN Administration and Recruitment
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Phone: 213.580.7547
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Facilities

Richard Hernandez
Director, Facilities
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Phone: 213.580.7574
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Daniel Barnett
Coordinator, Facility Operations
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Phone: 213.580.7529
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Francisca Flores
Assistant, Facility Operations
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Phone: 213.580.7574
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Finance, Information Technology & Human Resources

Ben Stilp
Vice President, Finance & Administration and Chief Financial Officer
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Phone: 213.580.7521
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Sondra Hamilton
Manager, Human Resources
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Phone: 213.580.7552
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Christina Kurniawan
Coordinator, Accounting
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Phone: 213.580.7527
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Cristina Torres
Coordinator, Accounting
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Phone: 213.580.7536
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Marketing & Communications

Mandy Denaux
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
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Phone: 213.580.7532
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Shannon Cooper
Coordinator, Marketing & Communications
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Phone: 213.580.7565
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Monika Medina
Senior Manager, Interactive Marketing
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Phone: 213.580.7516
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Ani Okkasian
Manager, Marketing & Communications
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Phone: 213.580.7544
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Katherine Wu
Graphic Designer
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Phone: 213.580.7509
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